Bruxelles Woluwe

Theses in progress

Clara Depommier

“Evaluation of the impact of Akkermansia muciniphila on the metabolic syndrome: pre-clinical and clinical investigations”.
Directors: Patrice D. Cani and Amandine Everard

Charlotte Lefort

“Interactions between the hepatic endocannabinoid system and gut microbes: impact on the metabolic syndrome.”
Director: Patrice D. Cani.

Marialetizia Rastelli

“Gut to brain axis and energy metabolism: impact of the gut microbiota and intestinal bioactive lipids”.
Director: Patrice D. Cani.

Florian Gourgue

“Obesity and breast cancer, role of the adipokine apelin in the tumor progression and response to anti-cancer therapy.”
Directors: Bénédicte Jordan and Patrice D. Cani.

Radu Bachmann

“Impact of the gut microbiota on colorectal surgery.”
Directors: Patrice D. Cani and Alex Kartheuser

Sarah Pötgens

“Using NMR metabolomics to unravel the pathways underlying the gut microbiota-host crosstalk in cancer cachexia”.
Director: Laure B. Bindels

Morgane Thibaut

“Evaluation of the role of bile acids in cancer cachexia”.
Director: Laure B. Bindels

Alexandra Degraeve

“Tacrolimus pharmacokinetic pathway and microbiota: study of the complex bidirectional partnership for explaining metabolic variability and modulations”.
Directors: Laure Elens and Laure B. Bindels

Justine Gillard

“Role of bile acids in the pathogenesis of the non-alcoholic steatohepatitis in foz/foz mice”.
Directors: Isabelle Leclercq and Laure B. Bindels

Camille Amadieu

“Gut brain interactions in the context of alcohol-dependence”
Directors: Nathalie M. Delzenne, Philippe de Timary, and Sophie Leclercq

Caner Yalek

«Impact of bioactive lipids on tumor cell metabolism and cancer progression: novel insight from the gut microbiota”
Directors: Bénédicte Jordan and Patrice D. Cani.

Alice de Wouters

« Roles of gut microbes in the gut-to-brain axis controlling hedonic/reward responses to food intake in physiological condition and in the pathology of obesity. »
Directors: Amandine Everard and Patrice D. Cani

Paola Paone

“Studying and modulating mucosal-gut microbiota interface: impact on the pathophysiology of obesity, diabetes and cardiometabolic disorders.”
Director: Patrice D. Cani

Emilie Moens de Hase

“Investigation of the effects of newly discovered bacteria Dysosmobacter welbionis on metabolism and inflammation.”
Director: Patrice D. Cani

Philippe Stevens

“Microbiome and tumor immune micro-environment: characterization and interaction during progression and treatment of advanced and metastatic colorectal cancer.”
Directors: Marc Van den Eynde and Patrice D. Cani